Married to Amazement

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‘All My Life’ by Steve Edreff & Moreen Jiang

When it’s over, I want to say all my life
I was a bride married to amazement.
I was the bridegroom, taking the world into my arms.

When it’s over, I don’t want to wonder
if I have made of my life something particular, and real.

I don’t want to find myself sighing and frightened,
or full of argument.

I don’t want to end up simply having visited this world”

‘When Death Comes’ by Mary Oliver

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